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Adjunct Faculty - Art

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

*Applicants must be thoroughly supportive of the University's mission and values as an evangelical Christian university affiliated with the Free Methodist Church. *As a Christian community, Spring Arbor University has established commitments intended to maintain high standards within the evangelical community. It is expected that university faculty will uphold these Biblical values, both on and off campus, and conscientiously model a wholesome Christ-honoring lifestyle to students and colleagues. *Official degree transcripts will be required for any eventual offer.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Adjunct Faculty - Art
Job Description

SUMMARY

Adjunct Faculty, Art.

Essential Duties Summary

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Teach 300-level Web Design course (ART335). Primarily front-end web design in Photoshop and Dreamweaver. HTML, CSS, UX, UI, and other technical approaches should be incorporated. Students enrolled in this course will be fluent in graphic design and have an elementary understanding of HTML.
Required Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS

  • An MFA or MA in Art or Design is preferred. Candidates with a BA and professional experience in Web Design will also be considered.
  • College-level teaching experience is preferred but not required.
  • The successful candidate will be able to articulate a Christian philosophy of faith and learning.
  • Spring Arbor University seeks scholars who are engaged in the serious study of the liberal arts, are committed to Jesus Christ as their perspective for learning, and are dynamic participants in the contemporary world.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Individual will exhibit a life and service that is in full accord with the SAU Concept and Community Covenant.
  • Experience working in multicultural academic environments preferred and individuals from diverse populations are encouraged to apply.
Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands
Job Type Part Time
Location Spring Arbor

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number P-162
Open Date 11/22/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

*Applicants must be thoroughly supportive of the University’s mission and values as an evangelical Christian university affiliated with the Free Methodist Church.
*As a Christian community, Spring Arbor University has established commitments intended to maintain high standards within the evangelical community. It is expected that university faculty will uphold these Biblical values, both on and off campus, and conscientiously model a wholesome Christ-honoring lifestyle to students and colleagues.
*Official degree transcripts will be required for any eventual offer.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • Terminal Degree
  2. * Have you completed a minimum of 18 graduate hours in the content area specified in the qualifications for this posting?
    • Yes
    • No
    • Other
  3. * Please indicate assignment location preferences.
    • Main Campus
    • Online
    • Extension Sites
    • Main Campus & Online
    • Main Campus & Extension Sites
    • Online & Extension Sites
    • All of the Above
  4. * Do you have a personal faith commitment to Jesus Christ?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Name and location of your home church:

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * Describe your level of involvement in your church and any faith-related organizations:

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * Please describe your faith commitment and your Christian experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  8. * What draws you to teaching in an evangelical Christian university and to Spring Arbor University in particular?

    (Open Ended Question)

  9. * Where might a common evangelical Christian worldview be at odds with the prevailing secular worldview of your discipline, and how will you work with that dichotomy in your teaching?

    (Open Ended Question)

  10. * To what extent is it the role and responsibility of a Christian university and its faculty to get involved in conversations on issues?

    (Open Ended Question)

  11. * Please respond to the University Concept (found on next application page). Discuss how you relate to these principles and this framework.

    (Open Ended Question)

  12. * Are you a current employee of the university?
    • Yes
    • No
  13. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Spring Arbor University Website
    • Internal Job Posting
    • HERC
    • Indeed
    • Personal Referral
    • Other

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation